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Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools Charlotte Bicentennial Records

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Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools Charlotte Bicentennial Records

Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools Charlotte bicentennial records
MS0268

Summary Information

Repository
J. Murrey Atkins Library Special Collections, UNC Charlotte
Creator
Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools. Charlotte Bicentennial Committee.
Title
Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools Charlotte bicentennial records
ID
MS0268
Date
1968-1978
Extent
46.0 Items
Language
English
Abstract
The collection consists of 37 photographic slides depicting historic scenes in Mecklenburg County, NC, and posters celebrating Charlotte and Mecklenburg County's bicentennial in 1968--produced by the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools. [Some material predates merger of schools systems]

Preferred Citation note

Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools Charlotte bicentennial records. J. Murrey Atkins Library Special Collections, University of North Carolina at Charlotte.

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Scope and Contents note

The collection consists of 37 photographic slides depicting historic scenes in Mecklenburg County, NC, and posters celebrating Charlotte and Mecklenburg County's bicentennial in 1968--produced by the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools. Some of the posters date as late as 1978.

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Arrangement note

The collection is divided into two series: Series I contains an assortment of photographic slides; Series II contains an assortment of posters and illustrated maps.

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Administrative Information

Publication Information

J. Murrey Atkins Library Special Collections, UNC Charlottel 2011

9201 University City Blvd.
Charlotte, NC, 28223
704-687-1170
spec-coll@uncc.edu

Conditions Governing Access note

Collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Use note

Some material may be copyrighted or restricted. It is the patron's obligation to determine and satisfy copyright or other case restrictions when publishing or otherwise distributing materials found in the collections.

Processing Information note

Processed by Robert A. McInnes, 2011.

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Controlled Access Headings

Corporate Name(s)

  • Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools. Charlotte Bicentennial Committee.

Geographic Name(s)

  • Charlotte (N.C.)--Anniversaries, etc.

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Collection Inventory

Photographic Slides--"Colonial Mecklenburg, 1762-1800" (circa 1950) 37.0 Items

Related Archival Materials note

Preparation of these slides was made over a period of years by the students of American History under the direction of Jessie Rankin, teacher at Central High School and Myers Park High School. The art work was done by students of Miss Katharine Sledge and Mr. Theodore Matus. The project was sponsored by Mrs. E. McA. Currie and the American Trust Company.

item
PS286/1-37

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Char-Meck Bicentennial Posters 9.0 Items

Controlled Access Headings

Geographic Name(s)

  • Charlotte (N.C.)--Anniversaries, etc.
box:folder
MC4.5.2

Calendar, 1968 1968

1768, 1868, 1968. 200, Years Charlotte-Mecklenburg 1968

W.H. Belk & Bro., First Belk Store, 1888, Monroe, NC

Mecklenburg Declaration of Independence

Pictorial Map of Mecklenburg County in the 1700s.

Charlotte/Mecklenburg Bicentennial, 1768-1968.

[annotated map, 1768, 1868, 1968]

Charlotte: Carolina's Queen City

Mecklenburg County Resolves

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